Jan 302013
Facebooking The Syrian Revolution From Bay Ridge

NEWS: As a brutal civil war continues in Syria between the rebel groups of the Free Syrian Army and forces loyal to the regime of President Bashar al-Assad, website Latitude News shows how one Bay Ridge hair salon owner is using social media sites such as Facebook, as well as an interactive smart phone app, to keep tabs on loved ones back in his native country.

Jul 102012

At a benefit concert held on Sunday for four local families affected when a June 21, fire tore through their 81st Street homes, has raised more than $10,000. The event, which was held at the Salty Dog [7509 3rd Ave] brought out the best of Bay Ridge residents, portraying a community that comes to the [...]

Jul 022012

A benefit is being held Sunday for four neighborhood families that were displaced when a fire tore through their homes in the early morning hours of June 21. The event – which will take place at the Salty Dog [7509 3rd Ave] this coming Sunday, July 8 – will feature performances by Frankie Marra & [...]